After growing up in Northwestern Ontario, Matthew graduated from Lakehead University with a Bachelor of Administration in Marketing. Matthew went on to gain extensive experience managing restaurants and retail locations. In 2004, Matthew graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Master of Business Administration in Accounting. In May 2011, Matthew graduated cum laude with a Juris Doctorate degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law. While there, he won awards for being the top student in several classes including Secured Transactions, Indian Wills, and Elder Law. Matthew was admitted to the Oklahoma bar in September of 2011 and opened this law firm shortly afterwards.